PAEDIATRICFOAM.COM Firstly, an unashamed plug for a new project I am excited to be involved with. The London School of Paediatrics is venturing into the FOAMed world, and our new site is launching this month – you can see it here http://www.paediatricfoam.com. Take a look at @jround999’s brilliant ‘Inotropes made simple’ or this post by yours truly on Kawasaki Disease. DON’T PUT YOUR … Continue reading PEM Review 022 – NEW FOAMed // LISFRANC INJURY // TEG // TRAUMA // BRUEs //
Bit of a ‘minor injuries’ theme this week (nicely balanced out by ‘majors’ – a piece on massive transfusion management, and another on severe croup). Just your average day in the ED really…
Hi everyone (especially new twitter followers!) Seven days, seven new things from the PEM world to think about:
Welcome FOAMed fans. Here’s the cream of the crop for this week from the PEM world:
STROKE // TESTICULAR TORSION // INTUBATION // STATS // COMMUNICATION // PAIN // DERM
The world of FOAMed is exploding – there are so many quality resources out there that even figuring out where to start can be intimidating.
FOAMed = Free Open Access Medical education (#FOAMped refers to paediatric FOAMed). Here’s a useful introduction if you’re new to the concept (thank you @EMUPodcast).
This site has been created to provide a regularly updated concentrated stream of the very best free, open access paediatric education material curated from around the web. There will be a PEM (Paediatric Emergency Medicine) focus, but general paediatric topics will feature too.
@PEMgeek trawled the web so you don’t have to. Enjoy!